First steps in working life – Alan Guimont and Laëtitia Caillet
From the city of Nantes to the European capitals, it’s only a step (or a flight) away. Alan Guimont and Laëtitia Caillet took that step, leaving the quietness of the school to take the plunge into the hectic life of the studios. Now, each working at one end of Europe, they have both specialised in FX. They tell us about their entry into professional life.
First steps in working life – Florian Petiteau and Linda Dussine
For 5 years, Florian Petiteau and Linda Dussine trained in the art of CG animation and FX to make it their profession. Today, they both work in the industry that has made them dream for so many years. From London, they tell us about their first steps…
Œil pour Œil, “Film of the Year – 3D animation” by The Rookies!
For its 10th edition, the long-awaited results of the 2020 Rookies Awards competition have just come in, and once again the film Œil pour Œil stands out as the winner in the “Film of the Year – 3D animation” category!
Online Conference The Focus
Circumstances oblige, in order to be able to maintain themselves, the conferences are digitalized. The Focus has therefore opted for this form in order to meet the fourth year students of CG Animation & FX Master Degree.
Renewal of the partnership with the SYFY channel
ESMA and SYFY renew their partnership initiated in 2018 with a new playlist of 12 films! Proof that the short films made by our students are attractive and resonate with a wide audience.
Digital tours and conferences of the Illumination MacGuff studio
Amélie Paraïso and Mathilde Chambras, in charge of recruitment at the Illumination MacGuff studio, came again this year to meet the students of the CG Animation & FX Master Degree. Part of the visits could be done in schools but due to the unusual situation we have been experiencing for several weeks, online conferences have been organized to overcome the confinement.
Point sur les sélections des films d’animation de mai 2020
Découvrez les courts-métrages de nos étudiants en cycle Cinéma d’Animation 3D et Effets Spéciaux, sélectionnés et récompensés à travers les nombreux festivals mondiaux lors du mois de mai.
Conference by Ruben Athouel
Former ESMA student, Ruben Athouel gave an online meeting to CG Animation & FX Master Degree students. In addition to an overview of the CG animation industry, he gave an overview of his career path that led him to join the prestigious Walt Disney Animation Studios.
The Government has set the date of 11 May 2020 for the launch of the first phase of the progressive deconfinement plan. Our school is concerned, we have listed below the questions asked by students and parents, we provide an answer for each of them and thus avoid a second wave of spread of the COVID-19 virus.
Masterclass with Lionel Pouchard, storyboard artist
Lionel Pouchard, storyboard artist, met for two days with the students of CG Animation & FX Master Degree in order to exchange with them about their graduation film and how to tell a story.